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Old June 24th, 2010, 02:33 PM
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oil in coolant

This is a best guess question but...
For a 2L series I motor what is the likely cause of a little oil in the coolant (no coolant in oil)?
Otherwise a great runner....

Cracked head or head gasket?

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Old June 24th, 2010, 02:57 PM
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In my limited experience (ok, I saw one with the fault and am an expert web wheeler), cracked head.


PS I have a 1.6 head (same as 2.0) here. Not pretty, but no signs of a crack.

*not legal advice*
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Old June 24th, 2010, 05:37 PM
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Could just be a bad head gasket, especially if your still using the copper ones. Happen to my series before as well. Went bad between cylinders not oil/water jackets.
A guy told me one time "don't let yourself get attached to anything you are not willing to walk out on in 30 seconds flat if you feel the heat from around the corner"

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